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nemesisnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈnem.ə.sɪs/ (plural nemeses ) literary
Someone's nemesis is a ​person or thing that is very ​difficult for them to ​defeat. (a ​cause of) ​punishment or ​defeat that is ​deserved and cannot be ​avoided: The ​taxincreasesproved to be the president's ​political nemesis.
(Definition of nemesis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nemesis”
in Chinese (Simplified) 劲敌, 报应,天谴, 应得的惩罚…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勁敵, 報應,天譴, 應得的懲罰…
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